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Japan's top 10 culinary locations

Unesco recently added Japanese cuisine – known in Japan as <i>washoku</i> – to its Intangible Cultural Heritage list. This puts it equal to French cuisine, the only other national culinary tradition to be so honoured. A journey around Japan reveals the wisdom of Unesco’s decision: every corner of the …

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Car hire damage not covered by CDW

<b>Dr Liassides writes</b> <br>Earlier this year I arranged car hire in Cyprus through Economy Car Hire and took out its recommended insurance, which included full collision-damage waiver (CDW) cover with no excess payable in the event of damage to the car. Unfortunately, returning from Nicosia late one …

Finding cheap Eurostar fares

<b>FAQ:</b> I’ve often been attracted to Eurostar’s offers of return fares to <b>Paris</b> at £69, but when I look on its website, most tickets are much more expensive. How do I find the cheapest fare or at least a good deal on the route?<p><b>Anthony Lambert, rail expert, replies</b><br>As you have found, the lead-in offers …

Top 10 cheap eats in Singapore

Eating out is everyone's favourite pastime in Singapore – one subject that enthusiastically unites the country's diverse population of Chinese, …

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Speedy weeknight suppers: asparagus and tarragon risotto recipe

This classic dish makes the most of fresh British asparagus which is at its finest at the moment. All you need is a strong arm for stirring and a little patience.<p><i>Serves 2</i><p>2 shallots<p>1 stick celery<p>1 small bunch asparagus<p>180g risotto rice<p>150ml white wine<p>500ml stock<p>Handful of fresh tarragon, roughly …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Ask Eat Like a Man: How Many Cookbooks Do You Really Need?

<i>Josh Ozersky is a James Beard Award-winning food writer, B-list food personality, and noted polymath and deviant. The founder of Meatopia, he will answer all your questions on meat, food, food writing, relationships, restaurants, or cooking. He is also available for private tutorials.</i><p><b>Can you tell</b> …

Top 10 walking tours for globetrotting foodies

The best – and tastiest – way to fast-track your understanding of a city's cuisine is to embark on a guided walking tour that includes sampling the local food. Tuck into the best offerings from street food stalls, meet chefs at cafes and restaurants, and local producers at markets. Best of all, …

Lucca, Italy: a springtime city break

<i>Looking for inspiration for a weekend away? Lonely Planet Magazine recommends Lucca, Italy in the spring.</i><p>Wandering through Lucca in Tuscany is like stepping into an illuminated manuscript. The town’s red-orange roofs and spires thrust out of a landscape of deepest green, with cypress-tree …

In vino veritas: Italy's regional wines

Grazing your way around Italy? No doubt you've discovered that Italy's sublime cuisine tastes even better when accompanied by a glass or two of the local <i>vino</i>. Chances are, you've also realised that the local vino tastes perfectly <i>belissimo</i> on its own.<p>Of course, Italy's wine varieties are as diverse …

Airline style: flying's key fashion moments

Non-toxic Cleaning Solutions For Carpets And Floors

Whenever you’re cleaning a room, it just doesn’t feel clean enough until you also take care of the floor. When a carpet is freshly cleaned, the whole …

Simple Toy Storage Ideas for Easy Organization

With their enthusiasm and imaginative ways, children bring joy to our lives and make us smile. But they can also cause a little chaos in our homes- …

How to road-trip Canada on a budget

Canada is big and beautiful, but climate, distance and the high cost of domestic travel make it hard to get to know her. Having the freedom to throw your stuff in the trunk and set off as you please makes self-driving a tempting way to explore this frequently spectacular country.<p>The Trans-Canada …

Top 18 experiences in France

France is all about world-class art and architecture, Roman temples and Renaissance châteaux, iconic landmarks known the world over, and rising stars few yet know. Stroll the lily-clad gardens Monet painted and savour <i>un café</i> at the Parisian café where Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir met to …

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Top 10 budget restaurants, bars and cafes in Manchester

Common<p>The food at this late-night Northern Quarter music bar has always been unusually good. For many regulars, its chilli, its chicken and chorizo …

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Venice attractions: what to see and do in spring

<b>Venice</b> is a beautiful city all year round, but head there in early spring and you'll beat most of the crowds. Here are a few of Venice’s cultural highlights for the coming months.<p><b>LEGER 1910-1930: A vision of the contemporary city</b> <b><br>Where:</b> Museo Correr <b><br>When:</b> until June 2 <b><br>Details:</b> …

How to budget for living abroad

Dreaming of an overseas move can be so exciting that it is often hard to focus on the dreary matter of money – but some smart decisions and simple planning could save you thousands.<p>Dreaming of an overseas move can be so exciting that it is often hard to focus on the dreary matter of money – but a …

Top 10 things to do in Paris in spring

Paris is beautiful to explore any season. But spring is the time to soak up that special ‘April in Paris’ charm that Sinatra sung about so well: chestnut groves blossom, city parks burst into flower, plane trees sprout foliage over boulevards, and cafe terraces buzz with new-found energy as …

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Rijksmuseum visitor guide: how to master the reborn museum

It is three years since the Rijksmuseum was reborn after a spectacular 10-year restoration programme. It has already mounted one spectacular exhibition of late Rembrandt paintings, and now it is hosting two more, rather different shows. October 7 marks the opening of the first full retrospective of …

Most popular aircraft seat revealed

The four pairs of seats: 51B/51C, 52B/52C, 51H/51J and 52 H/52J (see image below), are the most commonly chosen in economy class, the airline said. The seats, located at the very back of the aircraft, are the only ones on board that allow those travelling as a pair to occupy a row to themselves, …

Heat seeking: Dubai

<b>Overview</b><p><b>Outlook for Saturday, April 13:</b> 35 degrees<p><b>Average high temperature in April:</b> 32 degrees<p><b>Average hours of sunshine:</b> 10.2 hours<p><b>Flight time from London:</b> Seven to eight hours<p><b>Flights</b><p>British Airways (0844 493 0787, ba.com) and Emirates (0870 243 2222, emirates.com) fly direct from all London …